My Little Pony :: Accessories & Playsets ~ Year 7 [1988 - 1989]
MLP Year 7 had fifteen new sets of ponies and eight new sets of special offer ponies. There was also three new playsets (plus two re-issues) and one new accessory.
A huge thanks to Renee for all the pamphlet scans and to everyone else who has helped with images, including many eBay sellers!
Year 7 ~ Contents
Fancy Pants Ponies
[UK name "Playtime Baby Ponies"]
[+ UK variations]
- Baby Ponies and Pretty Pals
- Candy Cane Ponies
- Dance 'n Prance Ponies
[+ UK additions]
- Megan and Twice as Fancy Sundance
- Merry Go Round Ponies
- Newborn Ponies
- Perfume Puff Ponies
- Playtime Baby Brother Ponies
- Princess Brush 'n Grow Ponies
- Sparkle Ponies
- Sunshine Ponies
- Sweetheart Sister Ponies
- Windy Wing Ponies
- Rock-A-Bye Bed
- Scrub-A-Dub Tub
[2nd issue - aka "Home Sweet Home"]
[+ UK/Euro variation, c/w Lemon Drop]
- Sweet Dreams Crib
[+ Fashion Tote special offer]
The 2nd issue of Dream Castle had different colours from the original version of Year 2 with lavender walls and green turrets. All accessory colours were also changed and Spikes colouring was much brighter. This version of the playset was never released in the UK.
Majesty wasn't included with the re-issue of the Dream Castle, instead she was included in Year 7's Playset Ponies special offer along with four other playset ponies - Lemon Drop, Sprinkles, Baby Tiddly-Winks and Baby Half Note.
Purple & White
"Cozy bed rocks for sweet pony dreams! Headboard has picture disc! Spin the disc to show a sunny scene - turn it again to see a bedtime scene!"
Rock-A-Bye-Bed came with:
- Pillow and Blanket
- Night Cap
- Slippers (4)
- Curlers (2)
- Eye Shades
"Splish splach! It's bathtime fun for all your ponies!"
Scrub-A-Dub-Dub came with:
- Shower with rail and curtain
- Soap Dish
The 2nd issue of Show Stable had slightly different colours from the original version of Year 2 with pale pink walls and magenta roof, the accessories also came in different colours. In the US the most notable change was sign above the door now read Home Sweet Home, however in the UK is still read Show Stable.
Unlike the UK version, Lemon Drop wasn't included with the US re-issue of the Show Stable. Instead, she was included in Year 7's Playset Ponies special offer along with four other playset ponies - Majesty, Sprinkles, Baby Tiddly-Winks and Baby Half Note.
Lemon Drop remained unchanged in the countries she was released with the Show Stable but Brandy's colouring varied slightly with violet coloured ears, eyes and nose.
eyes & nose
"Your baby and newborn ponies like to play and nap in their pretty crib!"
Sweet Dreams Crib came with:
- Pony Mobile
- Pull Toy
The was only one accessory produced in Year 7, but it also included an offer for a tote bag.
Pony Make-Up [+ Fashion Tote Offer]
"A Make-Up Collection Created Especially For My Little Pony! Now when you play Pony dress-up, you can add make-up too. New Pony lipstick, eyeshadow and nail polish come in all the latest fashion shades. Look for specially marked My Little Pony packages, and make your Ponies more fashionable then ever!"
Pony Make-Up set included three lipsticks (Seashore Coral, Sunkissed Bronze and Petal Pink), three eyeshadows (Deep Sea Green, Bubble Gum Pink and Summer Sky Blue) and three nail polishs (Crystal Coral, Tickled Pink and Posey Rosy).
"Order your own Pony Fashion Tote! The Ponies are showing you all the fun you can have with your new Pony make-up. And now you can send For your own Pony Designer Fashion Tote. It's big enough to take along your complete Pony make-up collection fashion accessories, favourite Ponies and more! The Pony Tote is fashionable - and fun!"
The leaflet which came with Pony Make-Up included a specail offer for a Fashion Tote to keep all your pony make-up in. The actual tote bage was slightly different from the one illustrated.